What kind of proposals we are looking forward to?
Every proposal must be innovative, feasible and sustainable and should have social impact for the area you operate.
Who can apply to the
The applications may come from any Idea stage
individuals or teams and from registered start-ups (0-3 years). It is also open for Innovation Support Organizations such as incubators, accelerators, hubs, universities, NGO’s, private companies, all entities that support start-ups. The applications may come from any business sector.
How we Rule?
It’s not just funding but an in-depth mentoring throughout the period of implementation that involves financial, legal and tailor made technical support. The whole process is transparent: the application, the evaluation and answering your questions – everything is online.
How much can you apply for?
EARLY STAGE START-UP
BETWEEN 0-1 YEAR
BETWEEN 1-3 YEARs
NOT YOUNGER THAN 1 YEAR
1. Management team
2. Financial advisory team
3. Swedish evaluation committee
4. Validation Bootcamp
5. Legal advisory team
Rules for Funding
• Be a legal person / natural person / physical person
• Already be established in Albania or ensure that the start-up will operate and be registered in Albania
during the project period (hence also Albanian diaspora, and non-Albanian residents in Albania would be eligible to apply as
along as the business is assured to take place in Albania),
• Not have performed registered activity for more than 36 months until the date of publication of the Call for Proposals,
• Must provide minimum 50% of cost share (of the total value of the project);
• Be directly responsible for the preparation and implementation of the activities outlined in the application.
• Period of implementation will be no longer than 12 months